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Police ramp up campaign against festive drink drivers

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Back row from left: Andy Girrity from Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Councillor Watson McAteer, Councillor John Greenwell and Inspector Tony Hodges. Middle row: TD1 Youth Hub members Siobhan, Tamsin and Lauren. Front row: Myrran and Amy.

Message is clear: Don’t Buy It, Don’t Supply It

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Harry Scott, left, and Shona Haslam, right, failed to see eye-to-eye over the proposed site of the waste transfer station.

Gala councillor ‘had to leave’ administration

Politics
Mark Timmins, a founder of the Creative Coathanger project  run as a not-for-profit organisation, continues his task of knitting the longest scarf in Galashiels (maybe the Borders), aiming to get it to stretch around the town

Facing up to a long stretch in Galashiels

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Peebles man accused of hammer crime

Crime

Kelso woman’s date mix-up

Crime

Man who drove while banned gets another ban

Crime

550-pitch caravan park being planned at Borders castle site

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Beech Avenue, Galashiels.

Could Beech Avenue regeneration make people want to stay there again?

Politics
The Royal Bank of Scotland branch in Selkirk is set to be the first of six in the region to be closed next year.

Bank bosses to be called to account over plans to shut Borders branches

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Traffic lights to be fitted outside Borders General Hospital in bid to cut accidents

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Borders Buses.

Assurances given over future of two Borders bus routes

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The road is to be closed at the Nest roundabout tomorrow to investigate the October incident.

A72 to be closed near Walkerburn for fatal accident investigation

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There will be days without any service.

When can I get a train over Christmas and New Year?

Transport

Stow woman, 21, dies after A7 collision

Transport

Police ramp up campaign against festive drink drivers

Crime
Back row from left: Andy Girrity from Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Councillor Watson McAteer, Councillor John Greenwell and Inspector Tony Hodges. Middle row: TD1 Youth Hub members Siobhan, Tamsin and Lauren. Front row: Myrran and Amy.

Message is clear: Don’t Buy It, Don’t Supply It

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Peebles man accused of hammer crime

Crime
Selkirk Sheriff Court

Kelso woman’s date mix-up

Crime

Pioneering Borders College heating system a sewer-fire success at awards

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Hawick councillor Clair Ramage outside Hawick High School.

Police patrol Hawick High School to help tackle trouble

Education
Aaliyah Mason, 9, from Stow is a finalist in the Muslim Young Writer Awards.

Poet Aaliyah up for a national literacy award

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St Margaret's RC Primary School, Hawick.

Consultation under way on plans to shut Hawick primary school

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The old Kelso High School at Bowmont Street.

Future of old Kelso High School site remains unclear

Education

550-pitch caravan park being planned at Borders castle site

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The Royal Bank of Scotland branch in Selkirk is set to be the first of six in the region to be closed next year.

Bank bosses to be called to account over plans to shut Borders branches

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How Hammond’s budget affects your business

Business
Lord Thurso at Eddleston, near Peebles, during his recent visit to the Borders.

Talks under way to pick home for Borders tourism hub

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Gala councillor ‘had to leave’ administration

Politics
Thirlestane Castle, near Lauder.

550-pitch caravan park being planned at Borders castle site

News
Beech Avenue, Galashiels.

Could Beech Avenue regeneration make people want to stay there again?

Politics
The Royal Bank of Scotland branch in Selkirk is set to be the first of six in the region to be closed next year.

Bank bosses to be called to account over plans to shut Borders branches

News
Tweeddale East councillor Shona Haslam.

Scottish Borders Council chiefs face question time on social media over budget

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Hawick school forced to go on lookout as dog fouling worsens

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Farmers Alistair, Ross and Jen McAulay at Wauchope Farm.

Borders farmers fearful lynx would kill their sheep

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Volunteers at work in Ancrum.

Ancrum group advancing towards biodiversity

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Message is clear: Don’t Buy It, Don’t Supply It

Crime
Chief Inspector Andy McLean

No fentanyl found in Galashiels heroin batch

Crime
The Melrose bypass junction leading to the Borders General Hospital

Traffic lights to be fitted outside Borders General Hospital in bid to cut accidents

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The Borders General Hospital at Melrose.

Op cancellations up by more than half at NHS Borders, figures reveal

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Fentanyl scare: What to look for

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